MightyGoods > Eberlestock > Eberlestock Destroyer

Eberlestock Destroyer Reviews Summary and Buyer's Guide

Last updated July 4, 2019

based on 63 reviews

We have checked tens of reviews and found 20 reasons to buy the Destroyer - and 2 reasons NOT to buy it.

Check all the pros and cons here.

89% of the reviewers give the Eberlestock Destroyer a good or excellent rating!

Excellent (69%)
Good (20%)
Average (5%)
Poor (2%)
Bad (2%)


Reviews Summary

Here's what the reviewers think about the Eberlestock Destroyer:

Reviewers like these things about the Eberlestock Destroyer

  • Many users love the presence of multiple pockets.
  • A lot of users chose the bag for irs huge storage capacity and ability to expand.
  • Some reviewers like how the bag provides great support and ability to customize their fit.
  • A lot of owners love how it can hold a lot of weight without weighing them down.
  • Some reviewers described it as durable, comfortable, and incredibly balanced.
  • Others like how the tie-string system works at dividing the main compartment.
  • A number of reviewers find the smaller compartments up top good for essentials like toiletries or med kit or emergency kit.
  • Others find the built in rain cover a cool feature.
  • Many users thought the straps are very durable without being overly thick.
  • A lot of reviewers also love the MOLLE attachment points of this bag.
  • Users recommend this bag to anyone looking for a great backpacking bag, hunting pack, or a 3-day field pack for military use.
  • Some reviewers refer to it as the solid, dependable choice for hunting and backpacking needs.
  • Many who bought the bag said that it is very well designed, with roomy pockets, plenty of straps, and options to carry other items.
  • A lot of users appreciate the adjustable shoulder straps for different size upper torsos.
  • Many reviewers find the hip belt very comfortable and definitely does the job for loads greater than 40 pounds.
  • A number of owners love how the main compartment is easily accessible from the outside.
  • Well designed, huge capacity, comfortable, solid construction, functional and multiple compartments are cited as the main resons for choosing this bag.
  • One user fins the molle webbing on the outside genius.
  • Some users said thought that everything in this bag is made to expand or contract depending on what you need.
  • One user commented that it's made with the utmost concern for utility.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • Some users said it's a quality bag but the straps are uncomfortable and scratcy.
  • Other reviewers said it's a little heavy.

Feature Summary

Many sources mention these Eberlestock Destroyer features:
  • Hydration bladder
  • Raincover included

Actual features depends on the model, so check the features before you buy.


vs Eberlestock Bags

The Eberlestock Destroyer ranks #22 compared with the other Eberlestock bags.

20Eberlestock Gunslinger
Eberlestock Gunslinger
21Eberlestock Phantom
Eberlestock Phantom
22Eberlestock Destroyer
Eberlestock Destroyer

vs All Bags

The Eberlestock Destroyer ranks #2709 compared with all the bags we have checked.

2707High Sierra Quickshot
High Sierra Quickshot
2708Eberlestock Destroyer
Eberlestock Destroyer
2709Rosie Pope Highbury Hill
Rosie Pope Highbury Hill
2710CalPak Valley
CalPak Valley
2711Perry Ellis Nova
Perry Ellis Nova

Vs Other Bags

Crowdsourced comparisons of the Eberlestock Destroyer vs 2 other, similar bags.

Many sources mention this feature
Some sources mention this feature

Eberlestock Destroyer vs Eberlestock Battleship

Eberlestock Destroyer
Eberlestock Destroyer


Based on 63 reviews

  • The Destroyer is rated somewhat worse than the Battleship.
  • In total, we have checked and analyzed 156 reviews of the two bags.

Hydration bladder
Raincover included

Only the Battleship is available in these colors:

Eberlestock Destroyer vs Eberlestock Terminator

Eberlestock Destroyer
Eberlestock Destroyer


Based on 63 reviews

  • The Destroyer is rated worse than the Terminator.
  • In total, we have checked and analyzed 177 reviews of the two bags.

Only the Terminator is available in these colors:

Bag ID 36614. Images from Amazon Product Advertising API and shop datafeeds.

Last updated on July 04, 2019